The final pre-1940 catalogue

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Ordnance Survey catalogues are fascinating, and provide a picture of what was going on at a given date. In this catalogue, the Popular Edition is king, though index diagrams for the Third Edition are included. Details of tourist and district maps, Ministry of Transport road maps, half-inch and quarter-inch maps are given, as are details of map stockists, OS books and full details of large scale maps available, county by county.

Catalogue of maps and other publications of the Ordnance Survey, 1924. Introduction by Richard Oliver, plus index diagrams for the major inter-war series. 80pp illus. 1991. New copy.

£9.50 post free.

Full details, including index diagrams for all Ordnance Survey small scale maps can be found in Roger Hellyer’s book.

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